Will the U.S. or China Lead Global Economy? | Opinion
The United States has been the economic superpower since World War II – not to mention the only military superpower since the fall of the Soviet Union nearly 30 years ago.
Certainly, America is blessed with an abundance of natural resources, but so was the U.S.S.R.
America’s greatness comes from its people. It is because – as Reagan put it – America is a ‘shining city on a hill.’ A nation founded on liberty, with boundless opportunity, that attracts the world’s greatest talents. It is this freedom and opportunity that drives innovation, breeds competition, unlocks investment and generates wealth.
As we watch the horrible scenes taking place in Kabul, it should serve as a reminder to us how blessed we are to live here. With more than 51…